Helen Thomas
Editor
BBC Radio 2 & BBC Radio 2 Digital
United Kingdom

Helen Thomas started her radio career in news and worked for BBC 5 Live, Radio 4’s Today programme and BBC Radio 1’s Newsbeat, before branching out into popular music at the World Service.

She joined Radio 2 in 2003 and has been working with Chris Evans for much of that time, picking up six Sony Radio Academy Gold Awards in the process.

Having launched the Chris Evans Breakfast Show on Radio 2 and been its Executive Producer, she is now an Editor at the station overseeing a large amount of the daily output of Radio 2 including the breakfast show, and other key parts of programming as well as leading production to maximise R2’s digital output.